Our Mission:
To promote an atmosphere of partnership with the community, working together toward the common goal of protecting life and property. We are determined to enhance the overall quality of life through mutual trust, respect, and the fair and equitable enforcement of the laws while carefully safeguarding the dignity of all.

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A reminder that the overnight parking ban begins 
November 1st and ends March 31st, which states:

 "It shall be unlawful for the driver of any vehicle, other than one acting in an emergency, to park said vehicle on any street for the period of time longer than one hour between the hours of 2am and 6am any day of the week."

Officers are instructed to warn and/or ticket vehicles found in violation of this ban.

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Property Disposal 

In accordance with Massachusetts General Law, unclaimed and abandoned property will be sold by means of an online auction by PROPERTY ROOM.com (www.propertyroom.com). The property may include bicycles, jewelry, televisions, computer equipment, electronics, tools, watches, cameras, apparel, and other unclaimed property. The items to be auctioned are in "AS IS" condition and are in no way guaranteed or under warranty by the Ashland Police Department or the Town of Ashland.

Any person who believes they may have unclaimed property being held by the Ashland Police Department (or is currently up for auction), should contact the department immediately at 1-508-881-1212 to determine if they have a claim to the property (proof of ownership will be required).


regarding property found, recovered, or abandoned and now in the possession of or reported to the police department.

CHAPTER 134: SECTION 1. Report of lost money or goods by finder.

CHAPTER 135: SECTION 7. Property taken by police officers from persons under arrest; disposition

CHAPTER 135: SECTION 8. Unclaimed property in possession of police department; sale at public auction; notice

Crash Reports

Ashland Police Crash Report Requests

 Click on the link above to access the new APD Crash Report Request System

Department Forms

Ashland Police Records Division - Scroll to the bottom of the page for useful department forms.

Upcoming Events

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U.S. Immigration & Customs Enforcement (ICE)
Victim Notification Program
ICE along with the Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) administers a Victim Notification Program which allows eligible victims and witnesses to obtain reliable and timely information regarding criminal alien's release from custody.

Click on this link for more information: